Teaching Assistant. Job in Shirley Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1380526147-2
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Empowering Learning
  • Location: Shirley, West Midlands
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Empowering Learning are currently looking for Behaviour Support Assistants and Teaching Assistants to work with a primary school (SEMH) based in Solihull. You will be working with children who have behavioural difficulties and autism is essential.

The role is to start in September 2024 and will run to the end of the academic year with potential to go permanent for the right candidate. There is a full and part time opportunity available.

To be considered for the role you should:

  • Hold a relevant support qualification or degree
  • Have a good understanding of complex behaviours, SEMH and autism
  • An enhanced DBS check on the update service or be willing to apply for one
  • Be dedicated and motivated, willing to go above and beyond the children in your care
  • Be resilient

In return you can expect from Empowering Learning:

  • A dedicated consultant with in-depth knowledge of the school, able to support you through application, placement and thereafter
  • Access to CPD throughout the year
  • Market leading rates of pay


Empowering Learning Ltd. are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expect all staff to show this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete Disclosure and Barring Service declarations in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997. You will also be required to provide 2 professional references covering at least the last 2 years, and complete our online application followed by a video or face to face interview. Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation.